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Old 03-09-2006, 09:14 PM   #1
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Default First Real Label

Now that I have about 100 bottles sitting in my storage closet i figure I can afford to slap some cool labels on them and then hand some out at parties. Here's what I have so far, its not completely down but its pretty close to the real thing. I think that my image is stretched too much horizontally, let me know what you guys think...



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Old 03-09-2006, 09:15 PM   #2
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fanTAStic label!

nice work!



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Old 03-09-2006, 09:17 PM   #3
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Cool....I love the hops on there.....
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Old 03-09-2006, 09:17 PM   #4
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Nice, very nice!

What program did you use. Not MS Word I presume!
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Old 03-09-2006, 09:20 PM   #5
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No, I used Photoshop. You can make something like this with a simpler program like paint if you have a PC, I have a Mac and I'm a video production guy so I like to use photoshop.
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Old 03-09-2006, 09:22 PM   #6
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Looks really nice, i love the framing with the hops.

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I think that my image is stretched too much horizontally, let me know what you guys think...
if you mean the moon, then id have to say yea, it looks a little to tall...it should be round, shouldnt it? other than that it looks fine to me
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or gimp.. free and (in my opinion) just as powerful as PhotoShop...

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Moon River...

Ever see the Simpsons episode when Bart and the gang take a road trip and Nelson forces them to stop in Branson to see Andy Williams? Very funny episode.
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Very Nice! I like it!

sidenote: you guys sure do push Gimp!
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Moon River...

Ever see the Simpsons episode when Bart and the gang take a road trip and Nelson forces them to stop in Branson to see Andy Williams? Very funny episode.
I have seen that episode now that I think about it, but I pulled Moon River out of my ass kind of, it just sounds interesting and cool. I think I was listening to Fly Me To the Moon by Frank Sinatra when I thought of it.


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